HyperDic: roaster

English > 4 senses of the word roaster:
NOUNperson roastera harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment)
person roastera cook who roasts food
foodroasterflesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting
artifactroastera special cooking pan for roasting
roaster > pronunciation
Soundsrow'ster
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > roaster: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA harsh or humorous critic (sometimes intended as a facetious compliment).
Example"the honoree gave his roasters as good as he got"
Broadercriticsomeone who frequently finds fault or makes harsh and unfair judgments
Usage ofwit, humor, humour, witticism, wittinessA message whose ingenuity / ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
English > roaster: 4 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA cook who roasts food.
NarrowerbasterA cook who bastes roasting meat with melted fat or gravy
Broadercooksomeone who cooks food
Verbsroastcook with dry heat, usually in an oven
English > roaster: 4 senses > noun 3, food
Meaningflesh of a large young chicken over 3 1/2 lb suitable for roasting.
NarrowerOven Stuffer, Oven Stuffer RoasterA brand name for a roasting chicken
Broaderchicken, poulet, volailleThe flesh of a chicken used for food
Spanishpollo asado
Catalanpollastre a l'ast, rostit
English > roaster: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA special cooking pan for roasting.
Broaderpan, cooking pancooking utensil consisting of a wide metal vessel
Spanisholla para asar
Verbsroastcook with dry heat, usually in an oven

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